Medium Term Scheduler

Q1. Explain Medium Term Scheduler.

Ans. Some operating system such as time sharing system may introduce an additional intermediate level of scheduling. The key idea behind this scheduler is that to remove processes from memory and reduces the degree of multiprogramming. Later, the process can be reintroduced into memory and its execution can be continue from where it left. The scheme is called swapping.

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